1. Rees, Susan DNP, RN, CPHQ, CENP
  2. Glynn, Michele MSN, RN, RN-BC
  3. Moore, Rebecca MBA
  4. Rankin, Rebecca MS, RN, CPHQ, PMP
  5. Stevens, Linda DNP, RN-BC, CPHQ, CSPHP


Professional certification is desirable for nursing staff and leaders to demonstrate high levels of knowledge and expertise. Nurse managers can be role models for staff by attaining certification. The organization highlighted in this article developed a process that included an in-house nurse manager certification review course resulting in increased certification rates from 33% to 50% for nurse managers in a 14-month period.